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NALS Basic Manual for the Legal Professional, 16th

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Brand: Thomson West
Copyright: 2022
ISBN: 9781539288718
Service #: 42688285
Pages: 800
Shelf Space: 2 in.
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NALS Basic Manual for the Legal Professional, 16th



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NALS Basic Manual for the Legal Professional, 16th, a guide for legal professionals, is geared toward those persons entering or returning to the legal field. It provides an overview of the terminology, skills, and knowledge required of a legal support professional.

Chapters include:

  • The Role of the Legal Support Professional
  • Ethics
  • The Law Office, Computers in the Law Office, Billing and Basic Accounting Procedures
  • Written Communication
  • Preparation of Legal Documents
  • The Law Library
  • The Courts, Administrative Agencies
  • Litigation, Contracts, Torts
  • Criminal Law and Procedure, Family Law
  • Business Organization, Real Estate, Estate Planning, Estates and Guardianships
  • Bankruptcy

This text also includes easy-to-read charts, diagrams, and illustrations that provide practical guidance on topics the successful legal professional must address every day — as well as a bibliography, several glossaries, and an index.

This title is the required text for the NALS Legal Training Course and a reference for the Accredited Legal Professional exam. A Student Study Guide and an Instructor's Manual are not available for general sale but are available to course instructors.